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27JUN

Night At The Movies Tribute Night at Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel on 9 July 2016

A Grand Night at the Movies Tribute will be taking place at the Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel on the 9th July 2016.   Tickets are just £35 per person, for a night at this gorgeous hotel in the centre of Bristol. The evening will include...
27JUN

FREE LUNCH: Ordoo Independents Day Picnic in Castle Park 4th July

An Independents Day Picnic presented by Ordoo will take place in Castle Park in Bristol on the 4th July 2016.   Bristol will be coming together on the 4th July, just like the Americans, but our celebration is for Independents Day! No, that...
27JUN

Kansai Kitchen Takeover at The Volunteer Tavern 27th June - 9th July 2016

Kansai Kitchen will be taking over The Volunteer Tavern's kitchens between the 27th June and the 9th July. This exciting venture will see a whole new style of eating make its Tavern debut, and is definitely going to be worth checking out!   Kansai...
26JUN

American Car Show in Bristol on Sunday 26 June 2016 at Yate Town Football Club

The Bristol American Car Show takes place on Sunday 26th June 2016 at Yate Town Football Club from 10am until 4pm.   This annual show attracts thousands of visitors checking out the American trucks, cars and bikes on display. Entry is just...
26JUN

Brasserie Blanc in Bristol

On what has become typical for this year’s ‘summer’ last week I found myself walking through Cabot Circus shopping centre in alternating drizzle and sunshine in search of the newly refurbished and opened Brasserie Blanc.   Brasserie...
26JUN

No umbrellas in Bristol on Monday and Thursday but rain coats the rest of the week

As we head towards the end of June in Bristol it appears our climate clock is stuck in April with showers being the regular feature of the week. On Monday and Thursday we should be seeing some blue skies but the rest of the week is wet, very very wet.   Here's...
23JUN

Bristol Comedy Garden at Queen Square from Tuesday 28 June to Sunday 3 July 2016

Queen Square will once again be home to a menagerie of mirth meisters when the Bristol Comedy Garden returns to Queen Square from Tuesday 28 June to Sunday 3 July 2016.   This year will see another bumper crop of comedy rib-ticklers performing...
23JUN

Sorceress at Attic Bar in Bristol on Saturday 25 June 2016

Attic Bar in Stokes Croft in Bristol will be filled a funky sonic blend of drum rhythms, synthesizers and cool vocals when Sorceress plays at the venue on Saturday 25 June 2016.   Sorceress is the brainchild of vocalist Rachel Fraser and producer...
23JUN

Fat Lip Beach Party at The Lanes in Bristol - Saturday 25 June 2016

The Lanes in Bristol will be holding a Beach Party on Saturday 25 June 2016 celebrating summer in style. Expect deals on drinks, cheap entry and top tunes. SYREN CITY will launch their new EP with a live set, supported by Healer.    The...
23JUN

Lime Tree Gallery in Hotwells, Bristol has launched its new summer art exhibition

Specialising in traditional, modern, abstract and figurative artwork as well as glass pieces from Britain and Sweden and a particular penchant for contemporary Scottish artists, Lime Tree gallery is one of the most intriguingly eclectic and revered...
22JUN

Dammit, Janet! The Rocky Horror Show returns to the Bristol Hippodrome from Monday 18 - Saturday 23 July 2016

Back by popular demand in Bristol, the world's favourite, outrageous rock 'n roll musical celebrates more than 40 years of worldwide, sell-out productions and remains as brilliantly cheeky, saucy and hysterically irreverent as always.   ***GET...
22JUN

Enjoy a cream tea aboard The Matthew as it sails around Bristol's beautiful harbour

This Friday 24 June 2016 Bristolians will get the unique chance to enjoy a cream tea and simultaneously sail around the city's beautiful harbour on the legendary ship The Matthew.   What could typify and be more quintessentially...
22JUN

England Cricket comes to Bristol on Sunday 26 June 2016 - Tickets still available

Eoin Morgan brings his England side to The Brightside Ground in Bristol for the third game of the five game ODI series against Sri Lanka. There are still a small number of tickets remaining for the game on Sunday 26 June 2016 so act quickly!   After...
22JUN

Inside Bristol's Best Sweet Shop: Times Past Vintage Sweets in The Arcade

The Best Sweet Shop in Bristol is without doubt the award-winning Times Past Vintage Sweets in The Arcade, Broadmead. This wonderful shop is a trip down memory lane, providing an authentic vintage experience to Bristol shoppers.   Sporting...
21JUN

10 Best Breakfast Spots in Bristol

Breakfast - the most important meal of the day. What are the best places to get your day off to a good start in Bristol? Well, we've compiled what we think are the 10 best around. You be the judge...!   With such a dazzling cornucopia of...
21JUN

Chilli Daddy has opened a new permanent stall in St Nick's Market in Bristol

The master of Szechuan gourmet food himself - Dr Weng - has expanded his food chain for the new venture which is the latest addition to restaurants on Baldwin Street, Perry Road close to Bristol University and his weekly Wednesday appearance at...
21JUN

Vampyr with live score by Minima and Stephen Horne at The Cube on Sunday 3 July 2016

The creepy 1932 horror classic Vampyr will get a rare screening complete with a new live score performed by Minima and Stephen Horne at The Cube in Bristol on Sunday 3 July 2016.   Based on sections of supernatural stories from In a Glass...
21JUN

Bristol's Choir Explosion - by Elaine Wilson, Director of Riff Raff Choir

Is it just me or does it feel like there are choirs and singing groups popping up all over the place in Bristol? It’s been happening for a while, but the enthusiasm for group singing seems to be gathering pace rather than slowing down.   Since...